We’re taking one last trip down automotive memory lane. Across the world, millions of cars have been produced, but only of few have stood the test of time to become classic car icons. We’re compiling a list of the 10 coolest classic cars of all time based on industry impact, rarity, power, and style.
1966 Shelby 427 Cobra
1966 Shelby 427 Cobra – carsforsale.com
The Shelby Cobra was great, but the 1966 Shelby 427 Cobra is certainly one of the coolest classic cars of all time. This classic car was yet another beautiful machine from Carroll Shelby, and only 23 Cobra 427s were ever produced. Supposedly, this machine could drive from 0 to 100 mpg AND come to a complete stop in under 14 seconds!
1957 Mercedes 300 SL Gullwing
1957 Mercedes 300 SL Gullwing – carsforsale.com
Rocking gull wings before it was cool, Mercedes-Benz pioneered gull wing doors in the beautiful Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing. This Mercedes was largely successful, and it’s extremely collectible today. In bold at the top of this vehicle’s resume, it was considered the fastest production car at the time.